O, Transience!

I wanted to share this little blast from the past today because last week this little peanut turned 11. Where does the time go?! My parents came into town for the last half of the week to celebrate and we did it up right with some good quality family time and a cake from which […]

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A Box Full of Memories

As the leaves are past peak here and the temperatures feel mostly down for good, it’s become apparent that I needed to re-organize the cedar chest where I keep most of my handknits. I did not take a “before” picture, but to know what it looked like all you have to do is imagine a […]

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Field Trip Treat

We took a field trip to the zoo today and afterwards we had a few minutes for a special stop for me… A quick visit to Cream City Yarn! It’s always such a warm reception, fresh samples to inspire, & new yarns to ogle. And as always, I can’t help but leave with a little […]

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Meet Annie, My Sheep

This year for Christmas, I got a rather unexpected gift. I opened a box and found this delicious Scotch whiskey, called Sheep Dip. Apparently back in the day, shepherds and farmers used to distill Scotch and place it in barrels labeled ‘Sheep Dip.’ Sheep dip was a insecticide and fungicide used to protect sheep from […]

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Yarn for a Snake

I had hoped to complete a more substantial post today, but life happened and the day just got away from me. Instead, I have a single photo for you. After a rough day at school, my son asked if today could be the day he picks yarn for his new knitting project. I, of course, […]

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